We work very hard to provide an easy-to-use online experience for all guests. We believe all of our website visitors should be able to easily research online on our website regardless of device type and whether an individual requires assistive technology like a screen reader, font magnification, translation or voice recognition software.
If you have difficulty learning about or booking our hotel, we invite you to contact us via telephone or email and our friendly staff will gladly assist you.
We have tested our hotel’s website to ensure that we meet or exceed Level AA checkpoints of the WCAG 2.0 Standard.
If you have any questions or would like to report any issues related to the accessibility features of our hotel’s website, please contact us at (650)366-2000
This hotel website is designed to be fully accessible to all and is designed according to W3C Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0 and conforms to most priority checkpoints which entail some of the following elements:
Our hotel’s website can be navigated by using the tab key to traverse the elements of each page and by using the enter key to activate a highlighted link.
Structured, Semantic Markup
HTML heading tags are used to convey the document structure. Navigation menus are tagged as HTML maps so that the menu title can be read out, and the menu items are presented as a group.
All content images include descriptive ALT attributes and all purely decorative graphics include null ALT attributes.
The site is designed to conform to Level AA compliance as specified by the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines. All pages validate as XHTML 1.0 and use structured semantic markup.
Accessibility Software and Services
The following tools and services are available for free to assist you with viewing and interacting with our website:
Optimize the way you view your web browser. If you have difficulty in reading our website on your screen, you may be able to change the settings on your browser to help you improve readability and visibility of each webpage: Learn about the Accessibility features of these major Internet Browsers below:
Apple Safari: Click Here for Apple Accessibility Support
This Hotel’s Website Has Passed W3C WCAG 2.0 Level AA Self-Certification*
The ADA Tray™ Powered by GuestTouch is a website widget which provides a set of web accessibility tools and features for individuals with audio, visual, mobility or situational impairment to more easily engage and use this website.
At the simple click of a button or keystroke, you can configure this webpage to be more readable, operable, and navigable. This webpage can be rendered in a variety of combinations based on the following toggles:
Configurations: KeyBoard Navigation
(Shift+A to Activate)
The KeyBoard Navigation feature satisfies the WCAG 2.0 Guideline 2.1 which actuates each feature of the ADA Tray™ to be toggled by SHIFT+ key configurations. The special keys to invoke the accessibility features will be displayed on the Tray. This feature helps satisfy techniques to improve several criteria of Principle 2: Operable.
(Shift+B to Activate)
The Gray Scale toggle provides website visitors the ability to toggle the webpage to a grayscale color scheme making the webpage more Distinguishable.
(Shift+E to Activate) The Invert filter button will toggle the web page to render in inverted colors making it easier on the eyes for some people with a sensitivity to brightness and to distinguish for some people with color blindness or low vision.
(Shift+U to Activate) The Highlight Links toggle turns on and off a highlight that colorizes all Links on the page. This feature satisfies techniques to make the webpage more Navigable and Distinguishable.
(Shift+I to Activate) Underline Links toggles on an Underline the links on the web page providing sufficient techniques to make the website more navigable and distinguishable. This feature helps satisfy techniques to improve Focus Order 2.4.3, 2.4.4 Link Purpose, 2.4.9 Link Purpose, and Guideline 3.1 - Readable.
(Shift+L to Activate) The Increase Font toggle quickly and easily allows visitors to increase the font size up to 200 percent without loss of content or functionality per sufficient techniques to satisfy Success Criterion 1.4.4 Resize Text plus additional rules in Principle 1. Perceivable.
(Shift+M to Activate) The Decrease Font toggle quickly and easily allows visitors to reduce the font size up to 200 percent without loss of content or functionality per sufficient techniques to satisfy Success Criterion 1.4.4 Resize Text plus additional rules in Principle 1. Perceivable.
(Shift+N to Activate) The Reset Button will reset the Font Size and Style will reset at the click of a button.
(ctrl+R to Activate) The Reset Button will revert the webpage/website back to its original state. Simply press the ‘Reset Button’ or press the ‘ctrl+R’ keys on your keyboard to reset the webpage/website to its original configuration.
(ctrl+shift+R to Activate) The clear Cookies Button will revert the webpage/website back to its original state without web catch data.
(Shift+S to Activate) The readable font Button will remove the addition margin and padding from webpage/website for more readable .
Disclaimer: ADA Tray™ Powered by GuestTouch is a proprietary plugin that helps this website achieve many accessibility guidelines set forth by the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) in its Website Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) Version 2.0 Level AA, which is widely regarded as the de facto standards for website accessibility, internationally. GuestTouch does not specifically validate or purport that this website meets compliance with any accessibility laws of any jurisdiction. Please Note: WCAG Standards are simply guidelines and are not the law. Additionally, there is no certification for conformity to WCAG per the W3C.
GuestTouch and this website endeavor to make the browsing experience on this website accessible to the entire population and individuals with disabilities, in particular. Please contact us at ADA@ GuestTouch.com for any questions, suggestions or concerns about website accessibility. Updated on January 31, 2019.